Bluffton Parkway wreck sends one to hospital

info@islandpacket.comFebruary 11, 2013 

A driver was pried from a vehicle and sent to a local hospital after a wreck Monday morning on Bluffton Parkway briefly tied up traffic, according to the Bluffton Township Fire District.

The two-car accident occurred at about 7:15 a.m. between Simmonsville and Buck Island roads, according to a news release.

Firefighters needed about 10 minutes to extricate one person from a car, the release said. Capt. Randy Hunter said the person was taken to a local trauma center with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

The wreck was cleared by 8:30 a.m., Hunter said. The names of those involved in the accident were not released.

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